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“Inspiring a love of learning”

‘The lessons and the teachers are really good and I’ve made so many more friends since starting the sixth form’ Emily, Year 12

‘I’ve been able to achieve a level of independence but still rely on the support of staff I know when I’ve needed it’ Beth, Year 13

‘To begin with I was nervous about meeting new people but everyone has been welcoming. The subjects I chose are right for me and the teachers are helpful. Coming here was the right decision’ A new student who started in Yr 12

“I taught in several schools and I was only blessed with sons but I firmly believe that if I had a daughter I would want her to go to this school because I am aware at first hand of the dedication of all of its staff to the care and education of the girls. This school does realise that it is precious cargo that it carries.” A former teacher

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Physical Education contributes to the overall education of the pupils by helping them to lead full and valuable lives through engaging in purposeful physical activity.

It can: 

  • Develop physical competence and help to promote physical development.
  • Teach pupils about the varied activities to promote life-long learning.
  • Develop an appreciation of skilful and creative performances across the wide range of activities offered.
  • Help to establish self-esteem through the development of physical confidence and help pupils to cope with success and failure in competitive and co-operative activities.
  • Increase the development of social awareness and values through interaction with others.
  • Improve the health and well-being of the individual.

Not all children develop at the same speed but through a broad curriculum the pupils are able to develop at their own pace and achieve success.

Interhouse Competition

Extra-Curricular PE  -  June & July 2017

Beverley High School is part of The School Sports Partnership and we enter the swimming and sports hall athletics competitions for Year 7 and 8.  You can visit their website through this link: http://www.thessp.org.uk

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Humber Games Quad Athletics Final

 

Beverley High School and Beverley Grammar School competed together in the Humber Games Quad Athletics Final.

The Year 10 team came 3rd out of 7 very strong competing schools and the Year 8 team came 1st out of 8 of the best schools in the Humber region.

All students showed great team spirit and a fantastic attitude and we are really proud of their achievements.

 

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Swimming 

The joint Year 8 swimming team, comprising boys and girls from Beverley Grammar and Beverley High retained the Humberside Championship Shield.

Congratulations to Lucy Weldon, Charlotte Tate, Abbie Wilson, Libby Akrill, Macie Williams and Marina Paunova

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Multi-skills Event

Year 10’s led a successful multi-skills event to the local Primary Schools for Year 2 to have fun!

http://www.thessp.org.uk/news/multi-skills-fun

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Rounders

Year 11 East Riding end of season rounders, results to follow

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Netball

The Year 8 Netball Team were entered in to the Humber Games after being runners up in the East Riding, End of Season Tournament.

On the 4th May they played 10 games, winning 6 of them and closely losing or drawing on the others. They all played fantastically well, many playing in a variety of roles to ensure they maintained possession and won games. After a long day they were rewarded with 2nd place, against schools from Hull, East Riding, Scunthorpe and Doncaster.

  Well Done to all of you.

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Judo 

Lois Richardson, Year 7,  who won the British Schools Judo Championships, Easter 2017 - Amazing, Well Done Lois!

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The Space Dance Studio

The Space Dance Studio came into school to provide a free street dance workshop for all Year 9 pupils during curriculum time and Year 7 for a lunchtime session. The sessions were fantastic and all pupils enjoyed the new opportunity. If you are interested in street dance or any other types of dance, please head to the Sports Hall for more information about the sessions they offer at The Space Dance Studio.

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Year 8 Hockey 

Year 8 played in the end of season hockey tournament at Driffield school on Thursday 6th April. The girls first match was against an unexpected boys team who came from Headlands; it was a great match to start with as the boys skills and speed around the pitch were outstanding but our girls certainly matched this, we lost 2-1 in the end. The next two games were against Longcroft and Driffield, where the girls maintained a high level of skill and effort throughout and managed to beat both teams.

Well done to all the girls who played and showed fantastic determination, effort and focus for the whole tournament.Holly Singleton, Mia Rawlins, Katie Percival, Grace Lines, Chloe Wilson, Maya Brown, Victoria Simmons, Nina Evison and Harriet Acklam.
Top scorers were: Mia Rawlins, Maya Brown, Holly Singleton and Victoria Simmons.
Player of the match was Chloe Wilson, who for her first game as goal keeper was outstanding!

Year 7 Hockey

Year 7 played in the End of Season Hockey at Driffield School on Wednesday 29th March.  All players showed great team spirit, after conceding 3 goals in the first half they rallied to win the second half 2-1.  Despite losing the game overall the girls learnt a lot about applying their skills on a fast surface and the importance of positional play on a large pitch. 

Well done to all concerned, the makings of a strong team.   

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Year 7 Netball

Well done to the Y7 netball team who played in the end of season netball tournament on Tuesday 4th April. They got to the semi-final after finishing 2nd in their league games and then lost 2-1 to Longcroft in the final.

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Year 9 Netball - 28th March 2017  

On Tuesday 28th March nine Year 9 girls represented the school in the Year 9 End of Season Netball Tournament at Cottingham High School. Twelve schools from across the East Riding competed in a two pool tournament.  The girls competed exceptionally well with Leonora Brittain and Katie Kelly working collaboratively to score 22 goals across the tournament.  The formidable defensive pairing of Rebecca Johnson and Liberty Packham kept the opposition at bay conceding only 14 goals all tournament (13 of from the games against the two finalists).  The five girls who rotated around the centre court positions demonstrated excellent team work and communication skills to work the ball out of defence and into the attack. 

The team qualified comfortably for the semi final, but lost a very closely fought contest by just one goal.  An excellent performance from all concerned, showing positive team spirit and sportsmanship.

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Year 8 Netball - 30th March 2017

The recent tournament at Longcroft saw the team win against Howden, Bridlington, Woldgate, South Holderness and Wolfreton.

They beat Hornsea in the semi final but lost in the final against South Hunsley.

They all played amazingly well and should be very proud.

Well Done!

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Red Nose Day - Staff v Sixth Form Volleyball

Well done Sixth Form, they beat the staff 31 v 30

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Inter-house Dance

Year 8 students have been competed in the inter-house Dance competition during Wellbeing Day, 21st March 2017

Best Individual Performers were Hannah Wright and Mia Rawlins

Best Form were 8B - Holly Singleton, Ella Conlon, Paige Pickering, Katie Percival and  Alisha Aslam

Well done girls!

 

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  Inter-house Gymnastics

Year 7 students have been competed in the inter-house Gymnastics competition during Wellbeing Day, 21st March 2017

Well done, there were some great performances!

Best Form were 7S - Julia Sharp, Amy Larard, Becky Coates and Erin Glover

Best Performers were Julia Sharp and Scarlett Harrison

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Thank you to our Student PE Representatives who helped out during the Inter-house Dance and Gymnastics
Victoria Simmons, Amelie Appleyard, Laura Wood and Holly Singleton

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    Swimming

The girls competed in the School Sports Partnership swimming competition at Beverley Leisure Centre on Tuesday 14th March 17.  The Year 7 team came 3rd and the Year 8 team came 1st.

The year 8 team are through to the next round in June.

 

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Netball

The Year 8 and Year 9 Netball players played against some local schools, winning all their matches.

Well done to the Netball Team!

   The Under 14s and Under 16s Regional Team competed at Hymers on Saturday 28th January.

    The Under 16s came 3rd and the Under 14s came 8th.

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Hockey

The following girls played in a  Year9/10 Hockey fixture on Thursday 16th February 2017 at The Market Weighton school;

Eleanor Wilkinson, Hollie Fordon, Alice Walker, Harriet Dobson, Georgia Ellis, Abigail Clark and Rebecca Simmons.

    The girls played really well and won  1-0 against Longcroft, 0-0 against Market Weighton and lost 3-0 to a very strong, mostly boys Driffield team.

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  Inter-house Badminton

On Friday 3rd February twenty Year 9 girls participated in the badminton inter-house competition at lunchtime.
There was some very close games and the girls' overall sportsmanship and attitude was fantastic!

The A team winners were Freya Keuning & Freya Pritchard, from 9S

The B team winners were Leonora Brittain & Abigail Cohen, from 9B

The overall winners were 9S and second place 9B.

Well done to all girls who came down to play, everyone really enjoyed it!

 

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